A plumed basilisk, Basiliscus plumifrons, sits in a tree along the bank of Rio Frio in Costa Rica.

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A plumed basilisk, Basiliscus plumifrons, sits in a tree along the bank of Rio Frio in Costa Rica.
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A plumed basilisk, Basiliscus plumifrons, also called a green basilisk or double crested basilisk, sits in a tree along the banks of Rio Frio in Cano Negro Nature Reserve, Rio Frio, Costa Rica, Central America. Often referred to as "Jesus Christ lizard" because of its ability to walk on the surface of water.
Location: Cano Negro Nature Reserve, Rio Frio, Los Chiles, Costa Rica